Category: News

Equestrian, News, Personality Profiles, Riders Overseas

CHAD CUNNINGHAM: LEADING BY EXAMPLE

January 22, 2020, Author: Contributor

Chad Cunningham needs little introduction in equestrian circles. A top child and junior rider – the protogee of legendary rider and trainer Gonda Beatrix –he learned first–hand the value that high-level coaching and experience can have on […]

Equestrian, Health, Lifestyle, News

The Elusive Work -Life (Horse) Balance

January 14, 2020, Author: Contributor

It’s hard enough trying to achieve the elusive “work/life balance” without adding horse riding to the equation. Between demanding jobs, relationships and possibly demanding children as well as needy equines, it’s like juggling […]

Equestrian, News, Tack & Apparel

The War against Tack Theft – Netstar Dynamic Asset Recovery

January 14, 2020, Author: Contributor

Tack theft isn’t new – it’s a topic which has been plaguing the equestrian community for the past few years with well-organised syndicates managing to bypass even advanced security systems. Vehicle […]

Equestrian, Lifestyle, News, Travel

NEIGH-BOURHOOD SECRET: AKASHA MOUNTAIN RETREAT

January 14, 2020, Author: Contributor

They say that he only sad thing about finding paradise is the fact that you have to leave – and the same can be said about Akasha Mountain Retreat. With spectacular panoramic […]

Entertainment, Equestrian, Lifestyle, News

#SummerOfChampions – A Magical Summer Racing Season Awaits 

January 6, 2020, Author: Contributor

Summer is well underway, as is the current horse racing season in the Western Cape! Whilst one is spoilt for choice in Cape Town – between beaches, wine farms, award winning gastronomic experiences […]

Equestrian, Health, Lifestyle, News

TOP 10 NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS FOR HORSE RIDERS (THAT YOU CAN ACTUALLY KEEP)

December 28, 2019, Author: Contributor

We all cringe at the thought of new years resolutions…. or the casual promises we make to ourselves which we’re under no obligation to fulfil. Half the issue with setting […]

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Cirque Royale – Kicking off the Triple Crown in Style

December 18, 2019, Author: Contributor

As a new decade dawns, horse racing – the Sport of Kings – has seen a revival within South Africa. There is a renewed passion and interest in the sport, […]

Equestrian, Kids, Lifestyle, News

Make Your Own PAW-naments for Christmas

December 6, 2019, Author: Contributor

So many blogs and Pinterest Boards depict ways to remember your child’s first Christmas, activities to include them in enhancing the festive spirit at home and ‘arts and crafts’ projects […]

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RACING ROUND-UP: THE GAUTENG CHRIS GERBER SUMMER CUP 2019 (Grade 1), Proudly brought to you by Bidvest

December 2, 2019, Author: Contributor

The Summer Cup, proudly brought to you by TAB Betting World, held true to its name as Johannesburg experienced one of the warmest days so far this year, but it […]

Equestrian, News

How to Call a Dressage Test…

November 27, 2019, Author: Contributor

It’s one of the most difficult, yet undervalued and thankless roles in equestrian sport…. calling the Dressage test! To the non-horsey family members who get coerced into reading, the innocent […]